This is a case study based on a student submission that is known to have been completed by a contract writer. Digital forensics techniques were employed to ascertain whether or not such techniques can be used to identify that contract cheating has taken place. The authors found a number of features which suggest strongly that work is not original, and highlight areas for further development and research.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2 Jan 2020
EventPlagiarism across Europe and Beyond: 5th International Conference - Mykolas Romeris university campus, Vilnius, Lithuania
Duration: 19 Jun 201921 Jun 2019


ConferencePlagiarism across Europe and Beyond
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  • academic integrity, plagiarism, digital forensics, integrity, education

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